The Four Cornerstones of a Wasatch Academy education equip our graduates with the tools to become innovators and leaders in the 21st century.
Next, our exceptional outdoor program builds character, leadership skills. and feeds our students’ sense of adventure. At Wasatch Academy, your student, outdoor experience matches the richness of their classroom work and provides a unique college-preparatory education.
Wasatch Academy, co-ed global campus hosts students from more than 30 countries and 25 states. What better way to prepare for a ‘flat vvoricr than to learn alongside such a diverse array of students and perspectives. languages and cultures.
And finally, our tight-knit community encourages every student to have a unique voice and develop at their own pace, surrounded by classmates and adults who care about them as Individuals. What happens when you combine these tour cornerstones, Simply put. Wasatch Academy has. since 1875, provided a nurturing boarding school community that empowers young men and women to find their own way.
At Wasatch Academy we work hard and we play hard.
After a day of strong academics we utilize our afternoon time to enhance the classroom through a variety of physical. creative and exciting classes and activities. Throughout the course of the year each student will have the opportunity to participate in intramural or varsity team sports. engage in community service and a host of other activities based on their Interests and needs.
"Let it endure like the Wasatch Mountains, call it Wasatch Academy."
Wasatch Academy founder Duncan McMillan
That now famous quote cemented not only the name of the school but a tradition of excellence that has lasted and steadily improved for more than 135 years.
While still serving rural and local students, Wasatch Academy began attracting larger numbers of students from the metropolitan areas in the United States. Since the 1950s the school has attracted strong contingencies of students from throughout the world.